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Archive of posts tagged Call of Duty: Black Ops

Worlds Puts Call of Duty and WoW in Patent Gunsight

Worlds Inc. announced that it has filed a lawsuit against Activision/Blizzard alleging that Activision’s World of Warcraft and Call of Duty video games infringe on several of Worlds’ patents.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Grosses $775 Million

Activision Publishing announced that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has racked up worldwide sales of more than $775 million in its first five days of release.

Activision Delivers Call of Duty: Black Ops Map Pack for PS3

Activision Publishing announced that it has released its Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike map pack for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console.

Call of Duty Black Ops Receives 3D Award

The International 3D Society (I3DS) announced that it awarded Call of Duty: Black Ops with the organization’s 2011 Creative Arts Lumiere Award for Outstanding Achievement in 3D Gaming.

I3DS Uncorks 3D Creative Arts Awards

The International 3D Society 3D (I3DS) held its second annual 3D Creative Arts Awards on Feb. 9, 2011.

Health Warning Label for Video Games?

U.S. Representatives Joe Baca (D-Calif.) and Frank Wolf (R-Va.) announced they have reintroduced a bill that would require video games with an Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB) rating of Teen (T) or higher to be sold with a health warning label.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Sales Hit $1 Billion

Activision Publishing, Inc. announced that, according to its internal estimates, Call of Duty: Black Ops crossed the $1 billion mark in sales worldwide since launching in November 2010.

Call of Duty Black Ops Sales Hit $650 Million

Activision Publishing, Inc. announced that Treyarch’s Call of Duty: Black Ops video game grossed more than $650 million worldwide over five days.

Call of Duty Black Ops Sells 5.6 Million Copies

Activision Publishing, Inc. announced that it sold 5.6 million copies ($360 million) of Call of Duty: Black Ops in North America and the United Kingdom within the first 24 hours of its release. In comparison, the Xbox 360-exclusive Halo: Reach generated more than $200 million in sales in the United States and Europe on its [...]

Activision Launches Call of Duty Black Ops

Activision Publishing, Inc. announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops is now available at retail stores worldwide. According to the statement, Call of Duty: Black Ops is compatible with the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (PS3), Nintendo Wii, Windows PC and Nintendo DS.

Best Buy Canada Hypes Call of Duty Black Ops

Best Buy Canada announced that it will promote the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops by hosting midnight openings at stores nationwide.

Best Buy Rises Early for Call of Duty Black Ops

Best Buy announced that it will hold midnight events on November 9, 2010 for the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops.

Future Shop Hears the Call of Duty

Future Shop announced that it will open its doors early on Monday, November 8, 2010 for the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops. According to the statement, Future Shop also plans to hold launch 3D events in Mississauga, ON and Edmonton, AB.

NVIDIA Ships 3DTV Play Software

NVIDIA announced the availability of its NVIDIA 3DTV Play software, which allows users to connect NVIDIA 3D Vision-enabled notebooks and desktop PCs to 3D HDTVs.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Offers 3D Gaming

Activision Publishing, Inc. announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops will be playable in stereoscopic 3D when the game launches at retail outlets worldwide on November 9, 2010. According to the statement, Call of Duty: Black Ops will be compatible with 3D-ready HDTVs and 3D PCs utilizing active shutter 3D glasses and be playable in [...]